William Robert Newberry III, PhD.
Funeral services for William Robert Newberry III, PhD., 74, of Hoover will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Blair Congregational Methodist Church, Dr. Lowell Vann officiating, with interment in Blair Cemetery. The body will lie in state from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dr. Newberry passed away Sunday, May 11, at Brookwood Medical Center. He was born Sept. 7, 1939, to Willa Ailene Gilpatrick and William Robert Newberry Jr. He served in the U.S. Navy and graduated from the University of Alabama with a PhD in chemistry. Dr. Newberry retired from the U.S. Department of Energy.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Newberry; two sons, William Robert (Lisa) Newberry IV and Kenneth James (Cheryl) Newberry Sr.; brother, James Curtis (Tiffany) Newberry; sister, Karen Newberry (Gordon) Gregory; nine grandchildren, Elizabeth N. (Nathan) Coshatt, Kenneth James (Charman) Newberry Jr., Jennifer N. (Martin) Castre, Anthony Newberry, Stephanie N. Pennington, Joshua Ryan (Joy) Newberry, Celeste N. (Chris) Malloy, William R. Newberry V and Heather Rose Newberry; nine great-grandchildren, Eris Jade Newberry, Kenneth J. Newberry III, Kellen J. Newberry, Gerard M. Coshatt, Sabastian Coshatt, Serenity Coshatt, Dominic Coshatt, Ryan L. Castre and Lucas Pennington; and a host of family and friends.
Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.cullmanfuneralhome.com.
William Robert Newberry III, PhD.
Pamela Carter Sanderson
Pamela Carter Sanderson, 62, of Beaverton, Ala., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Ala.
Edith Wilkins Farmer
Funeral services for Edith Wilkins Farmer, 90, of Addison will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Nichols Funeral Home, Robert Partridge officiating, with burial in Kemp Cemetery.
Frances Britt Smith
Funeral services for Frances Britt Smith, 85, of Rock Springs community in Blount County will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Antioch Baptist Church, the Rev. Jerry Hackney officiating, with burial in Rock Springs Cemetery.
William Ross Baker
William Ross Baker, 82, left this world, finished his race and passed through the gates of Glory, Monday, July 28, 2014. He heard those precious words from Christ, “Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into the Glories of the Lord.”
Arrests, incidents reports for July 25-27, 2014
Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman City Police Department for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
- Susan Melissa Neck Werner
- Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford, 82, of Cullman passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born April 14, 1932, James and Mary Katherine Brown Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was the original owner of Carlton’s restaurant.
Susan Melissa Neck Werner
Susan Werner died Monday, July 21, 2014, as a result of an apparent fall at her home in Gainesville, Florida. Susan grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, and, after graduation from FSU, spent many years in Cullman, where she taught elementary school and received a master’s degree from UAB. While in Cullman, she married Robert Werner and helped run a family retail business.
Melissa Gail Hyde
Funeral services for Melissa Gail Hyde, 36, of Vinemont will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Round Top Cemetery in Morgan County.
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